Suspected drug dealer, Bobby the Nigerian gunned down in Brooklyn
London, July 22, 2020 (AltAfrica)-A suspected drug dealer simply known as “Bobby the Nigerian ” was on Monday gunned down in Brooklyn in what an eye witness described as a suspected hit.
“He is known as Bobby the Nigerian and he was set up by the 28s. They were planning long time on doing it [killing him],” according to .a 29-year-old woman, who asked not to be named
According to report, shortly before noon, residents surrounded a white Toyota Etios after several gunshots rang out in Koeberg Road where the man was shot five times.
Daily Voice correspondent who arrived on the scene said more than 60 people could be seen trying to get a glimpse of the man known as “Bobby the Nigerian” as he sat in the driver’s seat.
Four bullet holes could be seen at the driver’s window and a single hole in the windscreen.
“He parks here in the car and he sells tik and lollies to everyone in Brooklyn.
“Everyone comes to buy by him and this is like a turf thing.”
The woman, who admits to purchasing tik from the alleged mert, says he was taking away customers from the 28s.
“He was warned not to sell here and he just kept saying he’s already dead, he is not scared,” she adds.
“I was at home when I heard the shots. He was a nice guy, I couldn’t believe it.”
Police spokesperson Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana says a case of murder has been opened for investigation with no arrests yet.